The Wild Ass's Skin

The Wild Ass’s Skin

Written by:
Introduction by: Herbert J. Hunt
Translated by: Herbert J. Hunt

Format
Paperback
Price
$16.00
 
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780140443301
  • 288 Pages
  • Penguin Classics
  • Adult

Overview

Balzac is concerned with the choice between ruthless self-gratification and asceticism, dissipation and restraint, in a novel that is powerful in its symbolism and realistic depiction of decadence.

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The Wild Ass's Skin

The Wild Ass’s Skin

Written by: Honore de Balzac, Introduction by: Herbert J. Hunt, Translated by: Herbert J. Hunt

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